ROMA NEWS

Douglas Maicon’s extended period of recovery for Roma and his absence for CSKA Moscow is reportedly causing issue at the club.
There is speculation that Leandro Castan could have his neurosurgery procedure brought forward to as early as this week.
Roma are without Douglas Maicon, Vasilis Torosidis and Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa for their Champions League trip to CSKA Moscow.
Roma’s crunch Champions League tie with CSKA Moscow will be officiated by Felix Brych.
Francesco Totti dedicated Roma’s victory to Leandro Castan, who will face brain surgery “with the same grit he puts into each game.”
Atalanta Coach Stefano Colantuono was furious with the referee after a 2-1 home defeat to Roma.
Rudi Garcia insists he was right to have faith in Adem Ljajic, but concedes Roma “gave away the ball” too much with Atalanta.
Roma went behind after 57 seconds, but fought back to beat Atalanta 2-1 thanks to Adem Ljajic and Radja Nainggolan.
Roma director Mauro Baldissoni confirmed the players want to win against Atalanta “so they can dedicate it to Leandro Castan.”
Roma are without numerous top players for their trip to Atalanta, but Mattia Destro takes centre-stage in Bergamo.
Stefano Colantuono expects Roma to “fight to the end for the Scudetto,” but Atalanta can still trip them up today.
Roma President James Pallotta admits he “didn’t expect it to be this crazy” in Serie A, but is confident they’ll pass FFP tests.
Louis van Gaal’s biographer believes that the Dutchman has shaken hands with Kevin Strootman on a move to Manchester United.
Rudi Garcia has admitted he doesn’t know when Leandro Castan will return to action for Roma.
Roma Coach Rudi Garcia has responded to Max Allegri’s assertion that finishing second would be a ‘failure’ for Roma.
Juventus will not be thinking about their crucial game with Olympiacos until after Saturday’s game with Lazio, according to Massimiliano Allegri.
Milan could rival Roma and Arsenal for the signature of Chelsea goalkeeper Petr Cech, reports in Britain suggest.
Roma defender Leandro Castan needs brain surgery, but ex-Juventus man Marco Zanchi has been through the same thing.
Miralem Pjanic said he’s “never been as happy” as he is at Roma, while the Scudetto “won’t be a two-horse race.”
Roma confirmed Leandro Castan will undergo neurosurgery next month to resolve a malformation in the brain.